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SanDisk's rugged 2TB Extreme portable SSD is down to $300 today only

Best Buy, for today only, is offering the SanDisk 2TB Extreme Portable SSD (opens in new tab) for $299.99. That's $30 off the price it's been going for recently, though it still goes for $360 some places. The price is being matched by Amazon (opens in new tab). Shipping is free or you could get it even quicker by using Best Buy's curbside pickup.

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SanDisk 2TB Extreme Portable External SSD (opens in new tab)

This tough solid state drive features a huge capacity and blazing fast transfers, with read speeds up to 550MB/s. The drive itself is rugged and resistant to water, dust, and drops. It's portable, too, so you can take your data with you.

The deal given is no longer valid and we do not have a better one. However, we have found some similar deals

SanDisk Extreme 1TB portable USB-C NVMe solid state drive

SanDisk Extreme 1TB portable USB-C NVMe solid state drive

$149.99 $240.00 Save $90

Includes a USB-C 3.2 Gen 2 interface for wide compatibility with USB-C devices like computers and smartphones. Has read/write speeds up to 1050 MB/s and 1000 MB/s thanks to the fast NVMe tech. Also IP55 rated for dust and water resistance.

SanDisk 256GB microSDXC memory card

SanDisk 256GB microSDXC memory card (opens in new tab)

$50.60 $55.00 Save $4

This is Amazon price matching Best Buy. The 256GB card works with any system that can read it and is officially licensed for the Nintendo Switch and Switch Lite. Has read and write speeds up to 100 MB/s and 90 MB/s. Limited lifetime warranty.

SanDisk Extreme Pro 2TB USB-C portable solid state drive

SanDisk Extreme Pro 2TB USB-C portable solid state drive (opens in new tab)

$309.99 $350.00 Save $40

The SSD has powerful NVMe technology with read/write speeds up to 2,000 MB/s. Of course it works with devices not quite capable of that but you won't get speeds as fast either. It comes with a 5-year warranty from SanDisk.

SanDisk Extreme 1TB external USB-C portable solid state drive

SanDisk Extreme 1TB external USB-C portable solid state drive

$124.99 $140.00 Save $15

Has a 1TB storage capacity and connects easily via USB-C. Even while on the go, you'll get super fast transfer speeds with read speeds up to 550MB/s. The enclosure itself is rugged and resistant to water, dust, and drops. Works with PC and Mac.

SanDisk 1TB Extreme Portable SSD

SanDisk 1TB Extreme Portable SSD (opens in new tab)

$155.58 $163.75 Save $8

The SanDisk Extreme is a very portable solid state drive. With 2TB of space you can keep all your music and other media real close by. Since it's an SSD, you don't have to worry about the same moving parts you'd find on a portable hard drive, so it's a lot more durable and can bounce around in your pack without you worrying about it.

In addition to its natural durability as an SSD, the SanDisk Extreme is also very rugged in other ways. It is resistant to water and dust with an IP55 rating. And it's shock resistant and vibration resistant so you can accidentally drop it without fear. It can also operate in degrees as low as -4 Fahrenheit or as high as 158 degrees.

This highly-rated solid state drive also features blazing fast transfers, with read speeds up to 550MB/s. The SSD is compatible with both PC and Mac, and your purchase includes a three-year warranty from SanDisk.

Whether you're a photographer, a videographer, or just someone with a huge media collection, this drive should suit your storage needs. Transferring high-resolution photos and videos is a snap. This drive was built to handle them. You can also take advantage of encrypted password protection to keep your files out of the wrong hands. We even included this drive in our list of the best portable SSDs in 2019. Getting it at a discount just makes your purchase even wiser.

Adam Oram is a Senior Writer at iMore. He studied Media at Newcastle University and has been writing about technology since 2013. He previously worked as an Apple Genius and as a Deals Editor at Thrifter. His spare time is spent watching football (both kinds), playing Pokémon games, and eating vegan food. Follow him on Twitter at @adamoram.